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33 radio recordings of RKO's The Shadow, recorded as main character by Orson Welles between 1937 and 1938 It doesn't happen that often that a cultural icon plays a \"genre\" role, and in the 1930's it probably happened even less. But before a certain well-documented Martian Invasion rocketed him to fame and a contract with RKO, a 22 year-old Orson Welles funded his theatrical productions with radio work, including a year on the Mutual Network's now-legendary \"superhero\"...
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Topics: orson, welles, radio, rko, shadow, 1937, 1938
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The Shadow episodes have been "cleaned", background noise removed, as best as possible. Moreover, the volume has been normalized to -10 db which is best suited for the spoken word such as old time radio and audiobooks.
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Topics: the shadow, otr, old time radio